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Alpine Linux: CVE-2013-4924: wireshark upgrade to 1.10.1. fixes various security vulnerabilities

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Alpine Linux: CVE-2013-4924: wireshark upgrade to 1.10.1. fixes various security vulnerabilities

Severity
5
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P)
Published
07/29/2013
Created
07/25/2018
Added
08/30/2017
Modified
09/22/2017

Description

epan/dissectors/packet-dcom-sysact.c in the DCOM ISystemActivator dissector in Wireshark 1.10.x before 1.10.1 does not properly validate certain index values, which allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (assertion failure and application exit) via a crafted packet.

Solution(s)

  • alpine-linux-upgrade-wireshark

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